A constant, comforting presence

Meet 2023 Bergen County  ESP of the Year Linda Kerwin Linda Kerwin lives across the street from the school where she works as a paraprofessional in Bergenfield. She began her…

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Read more about the article Robbinsville EA wins 2023 NJEA Jim George Collective Bargaining Award
At the 2023 NJEA Jim George Collective Bargaining Summit, held on Oct. 20-21, the Robbinsville Education Association (REA) was named the winner of the Jim George Collective Bargaining Award.

Robbinsville EA wins 2023 NJEA Jim George Collective Bargaining Award

At the 2023 NJEA Jim George Collective Bargaining Summit, held on Oct. 20-21, the Robbinsville Education Association (REA) was named the winner of the Jim George Collective Bargaining Award.  …

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Robert Schulte named American History Teacher of the Year

The New Jersey Society, Sons of the American Revolution, awarded the 2022 Reverend John Witherspoon American History Teacher of the Year Grant to Robert N. Schulte.   “His work inspires the…

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Membership Chair Spotlight 

Cherry Hill EA teamwork keeps members engaged  By Ani McHugh, NJEA Communications Consultant  When Cherry Hill Education Association President Steve Redfearn assumed his position in 2016, he inherited a binder…

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Are you interested in running for office? 

Do you want to learn more about running for office and campaigning? Think about attending Ready to Run, offered by Rutgers’ Center for American Women and Politics. This year, Ready…

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Those who can, educate. I’m an educator. 

What’s your superpower?  Education is the one profession that creates all other professions.  In a time when some people’s misinformed opinions about who educators are and what we do seems…

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Read more about the article Rainbow Connection’s 2023 NJEA Convention Glow-Up!
Members at the SOGI Committee and others at the NJEA Convention. From left: Kate Okeson, Max Rodriguez, Kenneth Bassett, Susan Waldron, Chris Cannella (chair), Carol Watchler, NJEA President Sean M. Spiller, Katherine Beggiato, Edwinta Rhue, NJEA Secretary-Treasurer Petal Robertson, Steve Koumoulis and Sofia Capinha.

Rainbow Connection’s 2023 NJEA Convention Glow-Up!

By Kate Okeson with Amy Moran, Ph. D. This is being written in the days shortly after the General Election, where the stakes felt high for education, which was evident…

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